South Labrador Sea
Issued 04:00 PM NST 24 November 2015
Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 Wednesday morning.
Snow or rain changing to flurries this evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 3 to zero this evening.
South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 November 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5345N 5700W to Labrador
near 5430N 5725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5510N 5915W to Labrador
near 5620N 6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs west of the
Warnings (In effect)
South Labrador SeaIssued 4:00 PM NST 24 November 2015
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 4:00 PM NST 24 November 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 4:00 p.m. NST today low 993 mb located over the southern South
By 9:30 p.m. NST tonight low 992 mb located east of Labrador Sea.
At 4:00 p.m. NST today approaching ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:57 PM NST 24 November 2015 A low pressure system over the Southern Labrador Sea will continue to
move northeastward to lie east of the Labrador Sea by this evening.
Strong to gale force northwesterlies will persist in the low's wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Labrador Coast, Mid Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea and
Northwest Labrador Sea - southeastern half.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Lake Melville, the Labrador coast and the Northwest
Labrador Sea - northwestern half.
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